Gender

Gender related updates

RVCP CELEBRATED THE MOTHERS’ DAY 2018

Nowadays mothers are more likely to experience undesirable health conditions including violence, low access to health insurance, basic needs and intellectual capacity. These results from   Culture and traditions in Rwanda which have never been fair to women. Until today in certain areas women are still perceived as housemaids with very low value in comparison to men. Although the government has put effort in gender gap closure, culture and traditions hinders the momentum and women themselves are not able to be [...]

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RVCP LAUNCHED THE GENDER EMPOWERMENT PROJECT

Culture and traditions in Rwanda have never been fair to girls; till today girls and women are still perceived as housemaids with very low intellectual capacity in comparison to boys, for this reason girls have been left behind in all aspects and this brought girls to the loss of self-confidence. The National institute of statistics for Rwanda (NISR) shows that at the level of high decision making organs gender equality is improving. However, positions traditionally occupied by men are still [...]

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RWANDA VILLAGE CONCEPT JOINED HANDS WITH HUYE DISTRICT IN CELEBRATION OF INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’s DAY 2018

Women’s rights are still violated until today. Every minute, 27 girls are forced into early marriage according to World info graphics. Also, 40% of homicides of women are committed by an intimate partner. Globally, 1 in 4 women is physically or sexually abused during pregnancy and more than 100 countries have laws that restrict women’s participation in the economy. According to UNAIDS, every minute a young woman is newly infected with HIV and Women living with HIV are more likely [...]

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  PEDIATRIC CHRISTMAS EVENT 2017

           In Christmas days many Christian people try to seek something that makes them happy as they celebrate the Christmas, although some people are in conditions that do not allow them to have a smile on their faces we can say people who are sick, those who have sick children, those in prisons and other bad situations. But behind these bad situations a smile is really needed to the faces of these people. That is why [...]

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